Adobe Flash Player is the most popular software over the web for Windows. The company updates the plugin and tool on regular basis to compete with Windows releases. Today, Adobe Flash Player 32.00.387 released however the changelog is not available till now.
Compared to the May update, the “Edge (embedded in Windows 10) – ActiveX” has also been updated. Means we will also receive an update via Windows Update tonight. This indicates that security gaps should have been fixed again this month.
Adobe Flash Player 32.00.387
Windows 10 may also get the new version of the flash player through security update tonight. Today is patch Tuesday and Microsoft is going to roll out security and cumulative updates for each version and components. This might include Adobe Flash Player 32.00.387. You know that most of the browsers have disabled this Adobe plugin and you need to manually enable when needed.
Furthermore, Adobe Security Bulletin APSB20-30 is also released that indicates 2 priorities. The update address a critical vulnerability in Adobe Flash Player. Successful exploitation could lead to arbitrary code execution in the context of the current user. Here are the details –
Affected Product Versions
ProductVersionPlatformAdobe Flash Player Desktop Runtime18.104.22.1681 and earlierWindows, macOS and LinuxAdobe Flash Player for Google Chrome22.214.171.1241 and earlierWindows, macOS, Linux and Chrome OSAdobe Flash Player for Microsoft Edge and Internet Explorer 1126.96.36.1990 ?and earlierWindows 10 and 8.1
They categorize the updates with the underneath priority ratings and advise to install the latest version –
ProductVersionPlatformPriorityAdobe Flash Player Desktop Runtime188.8.131.527Windows, macOS2Adobe Flash Player for Google Chrome184.108.40.2067Windows, macOS, Linux, and Chrome OS2Adobe Flash Player for Microsoft Edge and Internet Explorer 1220.127.116.117Windows 10 and 8.12Adobe Flash Player Desktop Runtime18.104.22.1687Linux3
Download the new version from its official website and install using the setup.
Source – Adobe.